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Local News For Tuesday ,June 7th, 2022

Good morning y’all, and now a little news to get you up and going. weather-wise, it may end up being one of our drier days this week despite a mix of clouds and sun with highs in the upper 80s/lower 90s

Now your Daily arrest report is brought to you by Trenter Bail Bonding, locked up, need to get out, call Jeff, or Jimmy at 334-864-5559. From Chambers County, Chambers County Sheriff's Office reports the following:

William Walter Eblin, 31, of Cusseta, AL was arrested for Domestic Violence 3rd Degree - Harassment.

Brisoe Dorisel, 29, of Auburn, Al was arrested for Failure to Appear - Driving while Suspended.

From Lanett

Calandra Q Barnes, age 34 of Valley, Al was charged with Failure to Pay (Speeding)

Roy Canada, age 46 of Lanett, Al was charged with Failure to Appear (Driving while Suspended)

Peter Lamark Thomas, age 46 of Lanett, Al was charged with Probation Violation

Lanett Police also report the following incident's:

Theft of Property 2nd was reported in the 100 block of S 12th Ave

Domestic Violence 3rd Harassment was reported in the 1700 block of S Phillips Rd

From Valley

Zachaeous Mosley, 24 from Lagrange

Attempting to Elude, and Obstructing Governmental Operatons

Markedrick Antavius Floyd, 40 from Valley

Public Intoxication

Tavian Randell Walker, 22 from Valley


Jurmaria Antonia Kelly, 18 from Valley

Minor in Possession of Alcohol

and now Obituary's brought to you by Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home, providing dignified service since 1900.

Johnson Brown Funeral Home announces the passing of Mr. L. Allen Hinkle, age 78 of Lanett, Alabama passed away on Friday, June 3rd, 2022 at his residence.

Allen was born on December 28th, 1943 in LaFayette, Alabama. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lanett and a 1965 graduate of Auburn University. He spent his career in textiles with West Point Pepperell and Wellington Sears where he had many friends for years. He was an active volunteer throughout his life with Junior Achievement, the Chamber of Commerce, and the First Baptist Church of Lanett. He was a car enthusiast who also enjoyed raising and riding horses in his spare time. He loved spending time with his family and was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend to all.

Allen is survived by his wife of 52 years, Linda Jenkins Hinkle; daughter, Julie Hinkle Smith (Lee); grandchildren, Dawson Hinkle, Seth Hinkle, Shelby Smith, Claire Smith, and Hudson Smith; sisters, Carolyn H. Davis, Peggy H. Colley, Beth H. Hendrix, and Katrina Canada Morris; daughter in law, Holli J. Smith.

He was preceded in death by his son, Matthew Allen Hinkle.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, June 7th, 2022 at 11:00 AM (EST) at the graveside in Johnson Memorial Gardens in Valley. The Reverend Ronnie Jordan will officiate. Allen’s family will receive friends Tuesday morning from10:00 AM (EST) until the service hour at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home in Valley.

Please visit Allen’s Memorial Tribute page at to leave a kind word for his family, to share a memory of Allen, or to light a Remembrance Candle in his memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley directing.

Johnson Brown Funeral Home also announces the passing of Mrs. Annie Ruth Thomas Teague, age 88, of Lanett, Alabama entered Heaven’s Gates on Sunday, June 5th, 2022 at the EAMC Lanier Nursing Home.

Mrs. Teague was born on May 3, 1934 in Louina, Randolph County, Alabama to her late parents James and Ada Rochester Thomas. The Thomas family made their home in Roanoke, Alabama. She was preceded in death by her husband of 68 years T.J. Teague; grandson, Timothy James Teague, II; great-grandson, Dallas Reed Moncus; brothers, Billy Thomas, Bobby Thomas, Arthur Thomas; sisters, Kattie Baldwin, Ada Jimmie Smith, Darie Hodges, Grace Scott, Peggy Anglin.

Mrs. Teague is survived by her four children, Cindy (Krallin) Hodge, Tim (Beverly) Teague, Phil (Kathy) Teague, Lisa (Jimbo) Richardson; grandchildren, Steve (Cathy) Hodge, Ken (Kelli) Hodge, Jon (Alaine) Hodge, Cathy (Barry) Cupp, Tia (Len) Sweet, Josh (Whitney) Teague, Lindsey Teague Moncus, Rebekah (Josh) Asslin, Jacob (Amber) Richardson, Micah (Ashley) Richardson, Ethan Richardson; 19 great grandchildren; 3 great great-grandchildren, with another due in December 2022; sisters, Hazel Franklin, Frances Bowles, Mary Lou Nichols.

Ruth loved her family with a Christian mother’s heart. Her children and grandchildren brought her much happiness through her life, and she embraced them dearly. She also loved her Lord and Savior, and with the voice of an Angel sang of her love for him daily. Ruth grew up in a Pentecostal family and Southern Gospel Music was deeply rooted in every aspect of her life. She also learned the value of hard work growing up the daughter of James (Junk) Thomas, who taught all of his children how to work with their hands. It was not unusual to see Mrs. Ruth Teague cleaning copper with her husband, T.J., and the same day picking vegetables to can or cook for her family.

“Mom always looked forward to her family reunions. She would do everything she could to fix her delicious fried okra, peas, and green beans. And we will never forget her delicious strawberry and blackberry cobblers. We must believe she is having the best reunion ever now with all of her family who arrived before her at her home. You could see her on weekends scouting out yard sales, going through classified ads, and planning her trip for the day. She would go and return home with her car loaded down with her bargains. She also liked to read and do crossword puzzles.”

Ruth and T.J. moved to White Springs, Florida in 1978 and then returned home in 1997.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 12:00P.M. EDT (Noon) at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home chapel in Valley with interment following in Hillcrest Cemetery. Her family will be receiving friends at the funeral home Saturday morning from 11:00A.M. EDT until the service hour.

Pallbearers will be Josh Teague, Jacob Richardson, John Hodge, Ken Hodge, Micah Richardson, Braydon Moncus, Ethan Richardson, Austin Teague, and Steve Hodge.

Please visit her Memorial Tribute page at to leave a kind message for her family, share a memory of Mrs. Teague, or to light a Remembrance Candle in her memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley is directing.

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